Three, the perfect number? Trios, triangles, and Stooges all revel in the notion of being part of a triad, a trinity, a troika or triumvirate. Three of a kind has won many a poker bluff. There are three primary colors in the spectrum. Three Rs from your childhood school days. Even the local hustler trying to separate you from your paycheck via his sleight of hand with a three card monte. There's just no escaping the number three and the Falcons certainly hope that's the case.
November 9, 2004
The most vital numbers in assessing a team's success are the ones designating wins and losses, while everything else is little more than garish garnish. There are times when statistics can help clarify why a team has failed or succeeded. A fourth consecutive Air Force football season seems headed for a crash landing. Here are some areas of the team's play that bear examination.
November 2, 2004
Air Force plays Navy on Thursday night in the first CIC battle of the year and its third game in thirteen days. The first half of the season will conclude with AFA having played five games in twenty-seven days, before entering October and November, for a stretch of the schedule which sees it play only three games in thirty-six days.
September 29, 2004
Air Force used all three elements of its customary option attack to race to a three TD, first quarter lead and was never headed this afternoon in posting a ,42-20, victory over the Eastern Washington University Eagles and registered its first win of the 2004 season.
September 11, 2004